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March 5, 2014 United States Supreme Court opinions

Rosemond v United States Rosemond was charged with violating 18 USC 924(c) by participating in a drug deal where a firearm was discharged. The district court instructed the jury that Rosemond could be convicted if they found Rosemond knew of … Continue reading

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December 11, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Injeti v United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Injeti applied for naturalization. The government denied her application and the district court affirmed. The panel also affirmed. It held that the Services’ interpretation of 8 USC 1101(a)(20) to require both procedural … Continue reading

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May 8, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

C-Sculptures v Brown C-Sculptures bid to build a house in violation of the limits on its license. It won an award in arbitration which was affirmed by eh Court of Appeals. The Court, 4-1, reversed. The majority held that the … Continue reading

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March 8, 2013 4th Circuit published opinion

Raymond James Financial Services Incorporated v Cary Cary purchased notes from a company after meeting with an attorney friend of a James broker. When the company went bankrupt, Cary attempted to arbitrate his claims against James pursuant to FINRA rules. … Continue reading

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February 27, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Landers v Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Launders brought suit alleging his bank employer constructively and wrongly discharged him and committed several torts against him. Bank (which was eventually succeeded in interest by FDIC) moved to compel arbitration under a clause … Continue reading

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February 26, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

Moore-King v County of Chesterfield, Virginia County assessed a business fee and a fortune teller special tax on Moore-King pursuant to county ordinances. County also required her to obtain a license from the sheriff before continuing operations or face a … Continue reading

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February 4, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

United States v Williamson Police had a coconspirator record a conversation with Williamson after Williamson was indicted but before he was arrested. The recording was entered into evidence at Williamson’s drug dealing trial. The original panel affirmed, but, the United … Continue reading

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